The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield with a requirement for Test Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Management
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 54 67
Rank change year-on-year -2 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 4 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.83% 0.20% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 0.26% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 11
Median salary - £27,500 £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  

Test Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 433 391 618
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 90.21% 79.96% 84.43%
Number of salaries quoted 360 330 544
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield citing Test Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Test Management in Sheffield

Test Management
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Management in Sheffield.

Salary trend for Test Management in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Test Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (87.50%) Test Planning
3 6 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (75.00%) ISTQB
3 6 (75.00%) Process Management
4 5 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (62.50%) ISEB
4 5 (62.50%) System Testing
5 4 (50.00%) Line Management
6 3 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (37.50%) Performance Management
6 3 (37.50%) Process Improvement
6 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
6 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 3 (37.50%) HP
7 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (25.00%) Migration
7 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
7 2 (25.00%) iPad
7 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
7 2 (25.00%) V-Model
8 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (12.50%) Coaching
8 1 (12.50%) People Management
8 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
8 1 (12.50%) Banking
8 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
8 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
8 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce

Test Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Test Leader
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) UAT Lead
3 2 (25.00%) UAT Test Lead
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Test Planning
2 6 (75.00%) Process Management
3 5 (62.50%) System Testing
3 5 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Line Management
5 3 (37.50%) Performance Management
5 3 (37.50%) Process Improvement
5 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
6 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
6 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Migration
6 2 (25.00%) V-Model
7 1 (12.50%) Coaching
7 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
7 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (12.50%) People Management
7 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (62.50%) ISEB
3 3 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) HP
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft